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gas
British English: /ɡas/
American English: /ɡæs/

Translation of gas in Italian:

noun pl. gases gasses

  • 1 (fuel) to heat a house, to cook with gas
    riscaldare la casa, cucinare con il gas
    to turn up, turn down the gas on a low gas (in cooking)
    a fuoco lento o a fiamma bassa
    on a medium gas on a high gas
    a fuoco alto
    to use bottled gas
    usare gas in bombole
    before n (industry, company, pipe)
    del gas
    (explosion)
    di gas
  • 7 (British English) [archaic] [informal] (chat, talk) See examples:to have a gas
  • 8 [informal] (funny experience, person) See examples:it was a gas! what a gas!
    che spasso! che forte!
    he's a gas
    è uno spasso

transitive verb forma in -ing ecc. -ss-

(Military)

intransitive verb forma in -ing ecc. -ss-

  • 1 (give off gas)
    emettere gas
  • 2 (British English) [archaic] [informal]
    (chatter)
    (go on at length)
    parlare in continuazione

reflexive verb forma in -ing ecc. -ss-

  • to gas oneself
    suicidarsi con il gas

Idioms

to step on the gas

Phrasal verbs

gas up

(American English)

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